Tag: liability

South African Ground Transportation Kwela Fleet takes active role in African Tourism Board
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South African Ground Transportation Kwela Fleet takes active role in African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

One of South Africa largest and most established ground transportation operators, Kwela Fleet Management based in Pretoria, South Africa joined ... Read More

Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

Hotel owners warned: Groundbreaking sex trafficking lawsuits hold owners liable
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Hotel owners warned: Groundbreaking sex trafficking lawsuits hold owners liable

editor editor- April 2, 2019

  Two women recently filed lawsuits against several owners and operators of hotels in Philadelphia, alleging that the hotels had ... Read More

FlyersRights files lawsuit against US DOT for not enforcing flight delay compensation
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FlyersRights files lawsuit against US DOT for not enforcing flight delay compensation

editor editor- March 29, 2019

FlyersRights.org has filed a lawsuit against the US Department of Transportation (DOT) in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals over ... Read More

US Pilots alarmed: Boeing 737 Max 8 flight manual is criminally insufficient
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US Pilots alarmed: Boeing 737 Max 8 flight manual is criminally insufficient

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

The Flight Manual for the Boeing 737 Max 8 is inadequate and almost criminally insufficient. These are the words of ... Read More

National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights
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National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The non-profit National Limousine Association (NLA), responsible for and dedicated to representing the interests of the private driver transportation industry, ... Read More

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?
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Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?

editor editor- February 16, 2019

Ever since Trump became President of the United States, how have his hotels been doing? Many feared he would use ... Read More

Working with meeting & convention planners
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Working with meeting & convention planners

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- February 4, 2019

Meeting & Convention Planners (MCPs) play a vital part of the tourism industry.   Not only do they often decide what ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
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Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

Drop your luggage
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Drop your luggage

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 29, 2018

The airlines do not care if we are going to be away from home for one hour or one year, ... Read More

Russia: Visa-free entry for foreign visitors with ‘Fan IDs’ ends December 31
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Russia: Visa-free entry for foreign visitors with ‘Fan IDs’ ends December 31

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The Russian Interior Ministry announced that a visa-free entry to Russia for the foreign visitors of the 2018 FIFA World ... Read More

Air Canada’s acquisition of Aeroplan loyalty business clears regulatory requirements
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Air Canada’s acquisition of Aeroplan loyalty business clears regulatory requirements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

Air Canada today announced that the acquisition of Aimia Inc.'s Aeroplan loyalty business has cleared regulatory requirements, following the receipt ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers
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Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

The Government of Canada takes marine safety and security, and the well-being of all Canadians very seriously. That is why ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
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Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Outrigger Guam Resort scene of a deadly drowning involving a 22-month-old girl
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Outrigger Guam Resort scene of a deadly drowning involving a 22-month-old girl

editor editor- February 2, 2015

The Outrigger Guam Resort was the scene of a tragic deadly incident involving a 22-month-old girl on Saturday. Read More

Economist: Caribbean Airlines is a liability to Jamaica’s government
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Economist: Caribbean Airlines is a liability to Jamaica’s government

editor editor- December 19, 2011

The Government's minority stake in Caribbean Airlines (CAL), the new parent airline of Air Jamaica, may come with the risk ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: God now has a hand in carrier’s mechanical problems
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Southwest Airlines: God now has a hand in carrier’s mechanical problems

editor editor- July 26, 2010

If there's a God who controls floods and earthquakes, does the deity also have a hand in an airline's mechanical ... Read More

French tourists taking risks overseas may have to pay for their rescue and repatriation
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French tourists taking risks overseas may have to pay for their rescue and repatriation

editor editor- July 6, 2010

French tourists who run into trouble after taking unnecessary risks overseas could have to pay for their rescue and repatriation ... Read More

Lawmakers look at limiting recreational liability
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Lawmakers look at limiting recreational liability

editor editor- January 15, 2009

Montana's recreation businesses said Tuesday they need better protection from lawsuits because of high insurance costs. Read More